MTPR

Evening Newscast 02-09-18

Feb 9, 2018

More than 800 people came to hear the five Democrats running to be their party’s candidate for Montana’s U.S. House seat at the University of Montana Thursday night.

Facial bone fragments and teeth of three children found in a Missoula shed last fall are more than 99 years old, ruling out any connection to recent missing children's cases, officials said today.

A new health care provider has been selected to serve the Native American population in Billings after the previous clinic shut down without explanation last year.

A meteorologist says Montana's 2017 fire season was the largest in at least 100 years.

The Olympics are barely underway, but there’s one world record that Montana already has locked down: world’s largest bighorn sheep ram.

In a year when news of railroad crashes and train derailments from around the country have jumped into headlines new data shows railroad accidents in Montana are declining at a faster pace than most of the Northwest region.